Big Ten Bowl Predictions: Dec. 1 edition

I’ll say this: The third and final edition of the Big Ten Bowl predictions is no less intriguing than the first. By this time next week, we’ll know where Penn State and the other nine bowl-eligible teams out of the conference are heading, but with the...

Lions add 19th verbal commitment to 2015 class

So, it wasn’t all bad for Penn State on Saturday. CB Garrett Taylor, a fairly consensus choice as one of the top prospects in the nation for the Class of 2015, visited Penn State for the Michigan State loss and wound up committing to coach James Franklin...

Holiday Shopping Humor

On this CyberMonday, I thought I should share a piece of holiday shopping humor from 1914. The cartoon was drawn by Scranton Times cartoonist Jim Walsh and appeared in the Dec. 1, 1914 edition of the Times. Happy Shopping, Brian
Thanksgiving over; hunger remains

Thanksgiving over; hunger remains

Refrigerators in offices and lunchrooms are packed today with leftovers from our national high holy day of stuffing ourselves. By Wednesday, sheer repetition will make turkey taste like wood pulp with a gravy chaser. Staff Writer Jon O’Connell has a front-page...

AOW Extras: Dunmore’s Garrett Murray

Dunmore junior Garrett Murray was called upon to fill the void when senior running back Sal Marchese went down with an ankle injury in Saturday’s PIAA Class AA quarterfinal. Murray answered the call, running for 122 yards and two touchdowns in the Bucks’...